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verb [transitive] formal British English pronunciation: expend /ɪkˈspend/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyexpend
he/she/itexpends
present participleexpending
past tenseexpended
past participleexpended
  1. to use time, energy, money etc doing something

    We've already expended too much energy on this project.

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